Longvalley Streambank Stabilization

2024 public improvement project

Road construction
Longvalley Improvements
Longvalley Improvements
Longvalley Improvements

The proposed project includes approximately 875 feet of streambank stabilization along the south bank of the West Fork North Branch Chicago River.

The following major improvements are included in this project:

  • Stone toe streambank stabilization with a stone armoring treatment from the toe of the slope and native vegetation at the top of the slow overbank areas. The project will use rounded river stone similar to other improvements along the river.
  • Installation of two riffle structures.
  • Planting of over 30 trees and shrubs.
  • Native restoration of a vacant .40 acre parcel.
Tentative Schedule
  • Bid award date – Anticipated January 9, 2024 
  • Resident pre-construction meeting – February 15, 2024
  • Approximate starting date of construction – March 4, 2024
  • Approximate completion of construction – April 2024

Schedule may be revised due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Work hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Work outside these hours will require Village approval.​​​​​

Capital Improvement Program

Road Barricades

The Village annually updates its five-year Capital Improvement Program.

2024-28 Capital Improvement Program map

2024-28 Capital Improvement Program list

2024-28 CIP Story Map

Longvalley Streambank Stabilization At-A-Glance

Contractor: ENCAP, Inc. of DeKalb, Illinois

Budget: $646,280

Longvalley Streambank Stabilization Project Library

Eric Pugh

Project Manager

(847) 904-4235

Adriana Webb

Engineering Division Manager

(847) 904-4414